Monk Matters! The latest news from the Peak of Serenity

7.3 PTR Build 24608 – Set Bonuses Round 2

We got another PTR Build that added the numbers to our t21 set bonuses: SOURCE  Item - Monk T21 Windwalker 2P Bonus - Free Blackout Kick Damage Increase   When you gain the Blackout Kick! effect, the damage of your next Blackout Kick is increased by 0%150%.  Item -...

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Getting the “Feral Treatment”?

Recently Blizzard has announced a batch of changes specifically targeted at Feral Druids and Frost Death Knights. These changes seem to be designed to address some reasonable problems existing in either spec. It is unclear and uncertain if these two specs will be the...

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Tomb of sargeras FAQ – Windwalker

Hello fellow windwalkers. As the amount of recurring questions in the peak of serenity discord has been extremely high, I've taken some time to do a FAQ about the raid. It will try to cover a lot of these, but if I miss any ping me in discord and I'll add them!...

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Windwalker Stat Scaling – Some Solutions

So my most recent article was centered around providing evidence to support the concern that Windwalkers don't get as much out of gear as other specs. This was shown by being one of two specs with below 100% Vers scaling, and being one of the bottom in overall scaling...

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Windwalker Scaling

The past two weeks or so, following the AMA, I decided to devote some time to figuring out the reasoning for why Windwalkers have historically not gained as much damage relative to other specs as a tier continues. If you missed the happenings of the AMA, you can...

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7.3 PTR Build 24500 – Tier 21 Bonuses

This is the first real change of note on the 7.3 PTR as Blizzard has started rolling out the first iterations of the t21 tier bonuses (boni?). (SOURCE) Item - Monk T21 Windwalker 2P Bonus - Free Blackout Kick Damage Increase   When you gain the Blackout Kick! effect,...

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Hacking, Raiding, and Scaling

Got Hacked So many of you may have noticed, but Peak was down for a few hours this morning and yesterday. This was apparently the result of the site being hacked and someone deleting some important bits. We had to roll back the site to a week ago, as the most recent...

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Post AMA Discussion: Round 2

So after the AMA last night, I let things get a bit out of hand in my video, and the quality of my post was not where I am comfortable with. So after getting a good night's sleep I decided that I would revisit everything and provide information to the quality I expect...

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